Don't miss

Replay


LATEST SHOWS

EYE ON AFRICA

Tunisia's Parliament votes on new Government

Read more

MEDIAWATCH

French court rules #burkini ban "clearly illegal"

Read more

THE WORLD THIS WEEK

Biden in Turkey, Colombia Peace Deal, Ethiopia Olympic Protest (part 2)

Read more

THE WORLD THIS WEEK

Earthquake in Italy, French Burkini Ruling (part 1)

Read more

FRANCE IN FOCUS

The hidden secrets of Les Invalides

Read more

FOCUS

Pro-Opposition stronghold Port-Gentil feverishly awaits presidential elections

Read more

ENCORE!

Alexis Michalik: treading the boards in the footsteps of 'Edmond'

Read more

REPORTERS

Getting away with murder in DR Congo

Read more

IN THE PAPERS

'Why does Italy refuse to see the seismic risk?'

Read more

Sports

As it happened: France beat England in Six Nations

Text by Peter BERLIN

Latest update : 2014-02-01

Gaël Fickou came off the bench with only six minutes to play on Saturday and scored two minutes later to give France a 26-24 victory over England in the opening round of the Six Nations.

In a game of wildly fluctuating fortunes, Yoann Huget gave France an early edge with two tries. But England dominated the second half and seemed to be in control when it led by five points with time running out.

To find out what happened on your portable device, click here.

 

 

Date created : 2014-01-31

  • Rugby

    Six Nations opens with France awash with cash and singing the blues

    Read more

COMMENT(S)